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5909

1942 Vought OS2U-3 Kingfisher C/N 2400

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  • 5909 @ KIAD - This Kingfisher was a veteran of the Pacific War, having served aboard USS Indiana (BB-58) and from New Caledonia. Lt. j.g. Rollin M. Batten, Jr. flying this Kingfisher was awarded a Navy Cross for rescuing two airmen shot down near Guam on July 4, 1944. - by Arjun Sarup by Arjun Sarup @ KIAD
  • 5909 - Kingfisher BuNo.5909 displayed on board BB-59 U.S.S. Massachusetts (Fall River,MA) cockpit markings - Lt. Cenedella A.B. USN - - by John Hevesi by John Hevesi
  • 5909 - Kingfisher BuNo.5909 displayed on board BB-59 U.S.S. Massachusetts (Fall River,MA) - 1968 thru 1980 - by John Hevesi by John Hevesi
  • 5909 @ KIAD - I have always wanted to build the Airfix kit - well, now I got to see the real thing.  Construction number for this birdie is 2400. - by Daniel L. Berek by Daniel L. Berek @ KIAD

Airframe Info

Manufacturer:Vought
Model:OS2U-3 Kingfisher    Search all Vought OS2U-3 Kingfisher
Year built:1942
Construction Number (C/N):2400
Aircraft Type:Fixed wing single engine
Number of Seats:2
Number of Engines:1
Engine Type:Reciprocating
Engine Manufacturer and Model:P & W R985-AN-2 or 8

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Registration Number:5909
Current Status:Preserved

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Address:Washington DC,
United States